About the surgery

Appendectomy is the surgical removal of the Vermiform Appendix. Appendix is a vestigial organ in the human body, which means it has lost almost all its function during the course of evolution.It is normally performed as an emergency procedure in patients suffering from Acute Appendicitis.Appendectomy can be performed Laparoscopically (minimally invasive surgery) or as an Open procedure. It is one of the.

Diagnosis of the underlying cause
  • lab

    Lab Investigations:

    Urine Examination to rule out Urinary tract infections and Blood test to see if the body is fighting infection.

  • scan

    CT Scan:

    CT scan report also helps in the final diagnosis.

  • ultrasound

    Ultrasound:

    Final diagnosis is made after examining the ultrasound.

Post Procedure Care
Care at Hospital:
  • After surgery, you're moved to a recovery room where the health care team watches for complications from the surgery and anesthesia.
  • You may also be asked to move your arms and legs.
  • You will feel pain in your lower back. You'll be provided strong pain medicines, which you should request as often as you need, to reduce your pain.
  • Depending on the extent of your surgery, you may need help getting out of bed and walking for up to a few days after the laminectomy.
Care at Home:
  • You might go home the same day as the surgery, although in some cases you may need a short hospital stay.
  • Your doctor may recommend physical therapy after a laminectomy to improve your strength and flexibility.
  • You'll also need to keep the incision site clean and dry. Ask your doctor for instructions on showering and bathing.
  • Your doctor will remove your stitches or staples after about two weeks.
  • Limit activities that involve lifting, bending and stooping for several months after laminectomy.
  • Depending on the amount of lifting, walking and sitting your job involves, you may be able to return to work within a few weeks.
  • After a minor (decompressive) laminectomy, you are usually able to return to light activity (desk work and light housekeeping) within a few days to a few weeks but if you also had spinal fusion with your laminectomy, your recovery time will likely be longer, from two to four months.
  • The majority of people who undergo laminectomy do experience a reduction in their back pain symptoms.
  • You may not know if the surgery reduced your back pain until about six weeks or more after the laminectomy.
Indicative Costs

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